Category: Finished Models

‘Stryker’ and ‘Luchs’ in Finished Models

I’ve updated the Finished Models section with two armour builds, Trumpeter’s 1/35 scale M1126 Stryker ICV and Revell’s 1/35 scale SpaePz 2 ‘Luchs’. Both were reasonable standard out-of-the box builds and OK kits. There are more recent toolings of the Luchs available, and I have an AFC Club Stryker kit in the stash to build later.

Sd.Kfz.222 Leichter Panzerspähwagen 4×4 Afrika-Korps

I’ve added pictures of one of my first builds, Tamiya’s re-released Sd.Kfz.222 Leichter Panzerspähwagen 4×4 Afrika-Korps, to the Finished Models section. For the build I added a rudimentary interior as you can sort of see inside through the turret and scratched a few extra external details, such as jerry can holders and sand channels. 

Kröte Panzer Aufklärungs TW-47

Nitto’s old 1/20 scale “Kröte Panzer Aufklärungs TW-47”, one of the models from the Maschinen Krieger universe. The base kit was updated with quite a few bits from the spares box, along with scratch built smoke dispensers and a bucket load of bolt, plate and pipe work.  It was finished primarily in LifeColor acrylics, with a good selection

M1 Panther II MDCV

Dragon’s 1/35 scale M1 Panther II Mine Detection and Clearing Vehicle (MDCV). I added the Eduard etch set for this, along with an RB Models replacement M2 barrel and a bit of additional details scratched up from lead foil and styrene. The stowage items are a combination of Accurate Armour, Tamiya and D-Toys, with some